Posts Tagged ‘ ghg emissions ’

Shocking thermal video shows ‘unprecedented’ outpouring of methane in Los Angeles that has been spewing out noxious fumes for two months

Dec 28th, 2015 | By admin
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A massive gas leak is erupting from an energy facility in Aliso Canyon, California, causing one of the biggest environmental disasters in US history. Residents have reportedly fallen ill from the noxious fumes which have been spewing into the air at the rate of 110,000 pounds per hour since October. A video taken last week
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Mining for coal gas could cause blasts, fires and quakes, says Sepa

Dec 7th, 2015 | By admin
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Environment, Fracking Mining for coal gas could cause blasts, fires and quakes, says Sepa Rob Edwards on December 6, 2015 Plans to gasify coal under the sea around Scotland could cause pollution, earthquakes, underground explosions and “uncontrollable” fires, according to confidential draft reports from the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa). The Scottish Government’s green watchdog admits that
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Former DCR head working for pipeline co.

Nov 1st, 2015 | By admin
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THIS IS AN ALL TOO OFTEN OCCASION WHERE ELECTED OFFICIALS (or their staff), OR STATE & FEDERAL REGULATORS BECOME EMPLOYEES OF NATURAL GAS COMPANIES ADVOCATING AGAINST THE PUBLIC/RATEPAYERS & VICE-VERSA. THIS SHOULD BE ILLEGAL AS IT IS A DIRECT CONFLICT OF INTEREST THAT WOULD NOT BE LEGAL IN MANY OTHER INDUSTRIES-REGULATORY/LEGISLATIVE POLICY.



3 People Arrested as West Roxbury Pipeline Protests Continue

Oct 30th, 2015 | By admin
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Another wave of arrests were made Thursday morning at the construction site of Spectra’s natural gas pipeline. By FRANK O’LAUGHLIN (Patch Staff) October 29, 2015 Photo Credit: Facebook Three people were arrested Thursday morning at the construction site of Spectra’s high-pressure natural gas pipeline in Boston’s West Roxbury neighborhood, Universal Hubfirst reported. The protestors reportedly delayed workers. The incident marks
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Infrastructure Replacement Replacing Gas Leaks?—Improving Safety?

Sep 19th, 2015 | By admin
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I have seen many comments and claims with regard to the gas leaks in Massachusetts with many claiming credit, as well as claims the Infrastructure Replacement is good for ratepayers and is a solution to the 25,000 gas leaks in Massachusetts I PERSONALLY exposed as president of NEGWA over 5 years ago! This story is
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GUEST COLUMN: Why sportsmen support fracking

May 27th, 2015 | By admin
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Corey Cogdell-Unrein • Published: May 24, 2015 •  5 Trapshooting was my first love. More than just crushing my target, I lived for that millisecond when the explosion of gunpowder swirled amidst the clear blue skies – a speck in Mother Nature’s omnipotent beauty. The great outdoors are my escape – my second home. It’s a feeling unique to
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New York’s Natural Gas Fight

Mar 11th, 2015 | By admin
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Southern Towns are Threatening Secession By Alex Martinelli Monday, March 9th, 2015 In 1764, King George ended a longstanding dispute between the colonies of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and New York. He proclaimed that the area now known as Vermont belonged to the New York colony, ever increasing his role in colonial affairs (a problem that would
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Federal Agency Approves Algonquin Pipeline Expansion

Mar 3rd, 2015 | By admin
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by Tom Auchterlonie WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. — The controversial Algonquin Pipeline expansion proposal has received approval from a federal agency that conducted an environmental review for the project. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued its approval decision on Tuesday with details presentation in a 66-page document that included expansions for the conclusion. The proposal is from Spectra Energy.
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Massachusetts Senate unanimously passes natural gas leaks bill

Apr 10th, 2014 | By admin
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Boston, Massachusetts The Massachusetts Senate unanimously passed a natural gas leak safety bill today which is likely to carry over to several other states across the nation. The original bill was written by Mark McDonald of NatGas Consulting who finances & runs the site www.NaturalGasWatch.org. He explained the importance of the bill to Natural Gas
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Chevron caps one of two wells involved in Greene County fire

Feb 25th, 2014 | By admin
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette February 24, 2014 5:32 AM Chevron said on Sunday afternoon that one of two wells in Greene County that were still leaking natural gas after a Feb. 11 explosion has been capped. In statement, the company, which owns three wells at the drilling site in Dunkard, said the flow of gas from the
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